Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine
January 6, 2018
PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine based in the Burlington community.
Req ID: 148746
Join an amazing team of providers and staff in our small town community in Burlington, Washington!
See what our providers in the neighboring community of Sedro-Woolley say about living in NW Washington and working at PeaceHealth: Video
The Family Medicine team currently has 5 Physicians, 2 Physician Assistants and 3 Nurse Practitioners, an RN Care Coordinator, plus front office support staff. The current office hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM on Monday – Friday. Call schedule is currently 1:10 and is shared between Burlington and Sedro-Woolley Family Medicine. This position may work from Burlington or Sedro-Woolley, as needed. This is a small community with most patients wanting to stay local for most services, if available. There is a strong bond and dedication to PeaceHealth United General Medical Center.
The successful candidate will be a graduate from an accredited school, Board Certified; Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner o rPhysician Assistant, eligible for licensure in the State of Washington. We strongly prefer 1-2 years' experience preferably with the underserved and rural population.
PHMG offers competitive compensation and great benefits including, but not limited to: health, dental, and vision coverage, CME reimbursement, relocation assistance, retirement plans, generous paid time off, and fully paid malpractice insurance. In addition, Washington State has no state income tax.
PeaceHealth United General Medical Center in Sedro-Woolley is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving Public Hospital District #304, including Burlington, Sedro-Woolley, Bayview, Samish Island, Concrete, Marblemount, Clear Lake and areas of Mount Vernon – more than 2,000 square miles in Skagit and Whatcom counties. United General joined PeaceHealth, a health care system serving Alaska, Washington and Oregon, in April 2014 to ensure continued local access to specialized, sustainable and innovative health care.
Burlington, Washington is located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains along the Skagit River. Enjoy serene countryside with easy access to an abundance of recreational and cultural amenities including skiing, water sports, hunting, biking, horse-back riding, and fishing. Burlington is one hour north of Seattle; 20 minutes south of Bellingham; and 1 hour south of Vancouver, BC. Burlington is also located only minutes from the Puget Sound Bay overseeing many wonderful island communities, with whale-watching, deep-sea fishing and boating opportunities.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Karla J Lacktorin.
Phone: (360) 752-5218
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Location: Burlington , Burlington Family Practice (253) Job Category : Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician Shift: Day FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time
Posting Notes: Burlington || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Nurse Practitioners || Full Time || FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.